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TITLE
Local Dances at Spittal
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CAITHNESS_CROFTING_166
PLACENAME
Spittal
DISTRICT
Western Caithness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Halkirk
PERIOD
1980s
CREATOR
Alistair Tait
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
41441
KEYWORDS
audios
entertainment
dancing
dances

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Alistair Tait was born in Bower in 1919 and moved to Halkiirk in 1920. Five years later his family moved to Thurso where his father could be nearer his work as a road foreman with the County Council.

In this audio extract from the 1980s, Alistair talks about the local dances held at Spittal.

[full transcription to follow soon]

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Local Dances at Spittal

CAITHNESS: Halkirk

1980s

audios; entertainment; dancing; dances

Highland Libraries

Caithness Recordings: Miscellaneous

Alistair Tait was born in Bower in 1919 and moved to Halkiirk in 1920. Five years later his family moved to Thurso where his father could be nearer his work as a road foreman with the County Council.<br /> <br /> In this audio extract from the 1980s, Alistair talks about the local dances held at Spittal.<br /> <br /> [full transcription to follow soon]